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Criminology Schools
In Richmond, Virginia

The city of Richmond has only one school where criminology faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of criminology and criminology education in Richmond, which includes criminology training at the criminology bachelors degree level.


Professional Trends

Richmond Vs. Virginia Criminology Employment

Richmond 100
Virginia 6,320

Exactly 100 of Virginia's 6,320 criminology professionals work in Richmond. There has been a 17% decline in the number of criminology professionals in Richmond between the years 2006 and 2010. As the number of criminology professionals in Richmond has decreased, overall employment in Richmond has increased.

Richmond Vs. Virginia Criminology employment growth

6,370 7,180 7,090 6,590 6,320
120 60 100 No data 100
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Virginia
  • Dark Yellow: Richmond

Criminology VS. All professions salaries in Richmond

$50,535 $56,460 $55,315 No data $52,420
$37,120 $37,780 $39,600 No data $42,600
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Criminology in Richmond
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Richmond

As the number of criminology professionals in Richmond has shrunk, salaries for criminology professionals have increased. In 2010 criminology professionals in Richmond reportedly earned an average salary of $52,420 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, criminology professionals in Richmond made an average salary of $50,535 per year. The growth in the salary of criminology professionals in Richmond is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Criminology professionals in Richmond

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Criminology professionals in Richmond make a median yearly salary of $54,365. The difference in pay between the criminology professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 118%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $34,150 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $74,335 per year.

Average Salaries for Criminology professionals and related professions in Richmond

Criminal Justice

Criminology professional salaries in Richmond are, on average, higher than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Criminology schools in Richmond


Many of Richmond's criminology professionals are graduates of the only accredited criminology school in the city.

Criminology Programs Offered In Richmond


Richmond's criminology school offers one criminology degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Criminology Degrees In Richmond


Approximately 19 students completed criminology courses in 2010.

Criminology Faculty Salaries in Richmond, Virginia

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